Taught course

Mathematics

Institution
University of Wolverhampton · Faculty of Science and Engineering
Qualifications
MScPGCert

Entry requirements

For direct entry onto the Master’s programme:

  • A lower second honours degree in mathematics, or equivalent, is required for direct entry onto the Master’s programme. or A Postgraduate Certificate in Mathematics or a related subject with a minimum of grade C in all modules.

For entry onto the Postgraduate Certificate programme: (Completion of which, with a minimum of grade C in all modules, will allow a student to progress to the Master’s programme)

  • A pass at degree level. Students are selected using application form and references in the first instance and may be invited for interview. Students applying for individual modules will be required to demonstrate the ability to absorb technical concepts and detail, possibly by way of their previous industrial or commercial experience.

Minimum English competency is the standard MSc entry: IELTS 6.0 or equivalent

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course provides you with a sound general knowledge of advanced mathematics through study in several pure and applied areas of the subject, including statistics and operational research. A wide choice of topics is available for your dissertation, taken under the supervision of a member of the academic staff.

If you wish to enter employment within the field of mathematics then this course will enhance your career prospects by promoting a professional attitude. Mathematicians are warmly welcomed in industry, business and commerce for their analytical ability and logical approach to problem solving. The course is particularly suitable if you are planning a career in teaching mathematics or are already a qualified teacher seeking to enhance your promotion prospects.

Information for international students

TOEFL 550; IELTS 6.0; or equivalent English proficiency. Visit: www.wlv.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
Visit: https://www.wlv.ac.uk/study-here/money-matters/fees-and-costs/postgraduate-fees/
International students
Visit: https://www.wlv.ac.uk/study-here/money-matters/fees-and-costs/postgraduate-fees/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGCert

part time
12 months
full time
6 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries
Email
enquiries@wlv.ac.uk
Phone
0800 953 3222